Scholarship Information and Application Instructions for 2021-2022 can be found on the HHD Scholarships PagePDF File

Fellowship/Scholarship Recipients for 2020-2021


CSWE Minority Fellowship Program (MFP) Master’s Fellows

The MFP master’s fellowshipOpens in new window is funded by a grant from the Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration (SAMHSA). The one-year fellowship provides a stipend ($10,000), training, mentorship, and professional development supports. 

Tania Carrillo

Rwanda Carter

Jacqueline Kristine Pantoja


Elevar Scholars

Graduate students who are selected as Elevar ScholarsOpens in new window receive up to a $2000 scholarship, participate in professional development workshops, and benefit from one-on-one mentoring support from a faculty member. 

Shalonda Ibrahim-Abubakar

Lacey Rogers


Pa’lante Fellowship

The Pa’lante Fellowship ProgramOpens in new window provides a $1,000 scholarship to graduate students from underrepresented backgrounds. The need-based fellowship aims to provide underrepresented and/or first-generation students with mentorship for support in academic success and professional development. 

Ana Aguilar

Stephanie Ascencio

Kimberly Esquivel-Urizar

Ingrid Gonzalez

Paula Pirir Solares

Alba Ramirez

Esperanza Roman

Erick Ruelas


Allied Health Academy Health Careers Opportunity Program (AHA HCOP) Grad Students Ambassadors

The AHA HCOPOpens in new window is designed to increase retention and graduation of these diverse underserved students across the educational continuum, from high school through graduate allied health profession programs.  Graduate student ambassadors receive an annual $7,000 scholarship for two years. 

Jackie Ante

Sherry Barillas

Rocio Castro

Lorraine De La Torre Falcon

Dulce Gonzalez

Emerald Lee

Clarissa Leyva

Miriam Razo

Kimberly Rojas

Esmeralda Solorzano